Originally Posted by Merton
They do run computer matches, only programmers care
Professionals make computers play specific positions to cross-check their valuations.
I know that they do run computer matches
Don't fool yourself that only programmers care.
Chess is becoming more and more boring by the influence of computers and the computer like style of the human players. Where are the genius attacks like Fischer and Kasparov did them today? As the computers become more and more powerful they start to scarify pieces for positional advantage. hopefully the humans follow this trend.